Totec Recruitment

Trainee Towbar & Service Technician


Trainee Towbar & Service Technician

Salary: £17,000(Dep on Age & Exp)

Location: Edinburgh

Duration: Perm

Hours: Monday to Friday 08.30 - 5.30 with Saturday mornings on rota

Benefits: 22 days annual holiday allowance plus bank holidays, and long term career prospects with a large national business.


Our client is a market leader in the design, manufacture and sale of trailers, trailer parts and all associated towing accessories/services. This nationwide automotive Trailer and Towbar company are currently recruiting for a Trainee Towbar Fitters to work from their busy site in Edinburgh. This is an excellent opportunity to start your career with an established company who have 23 stores and hundreds of stockists across the UK & Ireland.

The Role:

To be trained to fit towbars to customer vehicles and service / repair trailers and quickly become an effective team member in their busy new workshop.


  • To fit towbar (including vehicle electrics) and carry out trailer services/repairs.
  • To keep up to date with any changes to suppliers’ towbar fitting instructions including wiring via the Branch network and use of internet / intranet.
  • To service and repair the Company’s fleet of hire trailers to an agreed schedule.
  • To maintain and update full records of each trailer in the Company hire fleet for servicing purposes.
  • To assemble and modify trailers as required.
  • Adhere to Company Health & Safety Policy#
  • Answering the telephone/serving customers will also be requiredRequirements: 
  • You will need previous experience of repairing cars, vans, motorbikes, lorries or coaches.
  • Willingness to learn and develop skills.
  • Driving licence an advantage but not essential
  • Good standard of literacy to maintain written / computer records

To Apply:

This is a fantastic opportunity to start your career with a large national business. To apply please send your up to date CV to Totec today, alternatively give our team a call for more details.


Motor Trade / Automotive Vacancies / Garage / Mechanic / vehicle maintenance / Tow Bars / Caravans / Vehicle workshop


Sector: Engineering, Energy & Construction

Location: Edinburgh


If you wish to apply for this position, request a detailed job description or to find out more please call +44 (01792) 763322 and speak to Rhiannon or

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